Art is the Executive Director of LFHC. His primary responsibilities include initiating community outreach programs and overseeing legal staff in filing complaints. Prior to this, he focused his practice on housing issues and landlord/tenant law. Art has taught for the National Business Institute and lectures to both landlords and tenants on a regular basis. He is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, State Bar of Georgia, and the Florida Bar.
Art received his B.S. degree in journalism with honors from the University of Florida. He earned his J.D. degree (magna cum laude) from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he was a member of the Georgia Chapter of the Order of the Coif. [email]
Drew is a social worker who, through working with the Lexington Fair Housing Council, has grounded himself in the cause of housing justice. His primary service focus is coordinating discrimination tests to investigate allegations of fair housing violations, which involves both organizing volunteers and managing the collection of data from investigations. Drew also leads fair housing trainings for tenants and housing providers and advocates on behalf of residents who find themselves targeted by housing discrimination. Internally at LFHC, Drew handles all bookkeeping and HR doings for the agency, graphic design projects, and documentation of process and procedures.
Drew earned his social worker certification in 2018 and, along with a cooperative business he started in 2019, works with several state chapters of the National Association of Social Workers to train social workers and social service providers to dismantle structures of oppression perpetuated within their practice and organizations. [email]
LiAndrea works with the Lexington Fair Housing Council to eradicate housing discrimination in the Commonwealth of Kentucky through education and advocacy. She believes that access to fair and affordable housing is the foundation for creating healthy, sustainable families, neighborhoods, communities, and cities.
LiAndrea has negotiated for reasonable accommodations, extended leases, and settlements for her clients over the last decade providing fair housing access to hundreds of Kentuckians over her career. She is a trained investigator through the National Fair Housing Training Academy and a member of The Louisville Metro Board of Zoning Adjustment.
LiAndrea holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Kentucky State University and a Master of Arts in English from Morehead State University. [email]